Prepare for ‘ambiguous threats’

  • June 01, 2007

Organizations that develop systems to identify, evaluate and respond to ambiguous threats are much better at averting failure than those that don’t, according to...

Same job titles don’t demand the same pay

  • June 01, 2007

While the Equal Pay Act prohibits wage discrimination against women, make sure you and your supervisors realize that it doesn't require every employee in the same...

Are you wired for field HR or corporate HR?

  • June 01, 2007

Field HR or corporate HR: Neither career path is necessarily better; each has its own challenges and rewards. But there are important differences between the two that...

Interview notes can be a binding contract

  • May 24, 2007

Managers may believe that agreements must be in writing to be deemed legal employment contracts. But that’s not true. Under the right circumstances, oral promises...